The Labyrinth Ministry of St. John Vianney invites the community to be part of its second annual Lenten Retreat on Saturday from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. in the social hall at St. John Vianney Church, 180 Soldiers Pass Rd. Sedona. Come be part of a truly enriching experience in this Labyrinth Workshop based on the Lord’s Prayer as Jesus spoke it. Walk the Labyrinth after the workshop with a deeper level of understanding. Snacks and a light lunch will be offered. Suggested donation is $10. Please contact Kim Guisinger to register: (928) 274-5752 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
Birds of Prey at Sunnyside Middle School
Sunnyside Charter Middle School is excited to announce: Russell Smith, accompanied by Susan Clemmons with the Audubon Society, will be presenting Birds of Prey, a very unique lesson in birding featuring live birds of prey on Friday at 10 a.m. Parents and Guardians are welcome at 360 Hwy 260 East, Camp Verde. For more information call (928) 567-2363.
Verde Valley Computer Club March Calendar
Mar 01 Windows, Etc. SIG 4:00 p.m. Topic: ‘Backing Up Your Computer’
Mar 04 Linux SIG 6 p.m. Topic: ‘Troubleshooting Debian Linux’
Mar 07 Board Meeting 6:30 p.m.
Mar 08 Internet SIG 4 p.m. Topic: ‘Live Mail’
Mar 14 Genealogy SIG 6 p.m. (meet at Family History Center, west side Mormon Church 1377 E Hombre Dr, Cottonwood)
Mar 16 General Meeting 9:30 a.m. Topic: ‘Windows. Where do I Go Now?’
Mar 16 PC Tune-up Clinic 11:00 a.m. to 3 p.m. $25 per hour (minimum 1 hour), also available Chrome Web Browser Installation
Mar 21 Digital Camera SIG 4:00 p.m. (note date change) Topic: ‘Basic Photo Editing’
Visitors are welcome to attend. All meetings are Free. Clemenceau Building, Willard Street at Mingus Avenue, Cottonwood. Website www.vvcclub.com Dave 639-0106
Spannagel plays the Elks Lodge
Wednesday from 5 to 7 p.m., John Spannagel will entertain in the Sedona Elks Lodge, 10 Airport Road. There will be a bar snack menu, great music, plenty of drinks, and lots of friendly people to meet, and chat with. Call (928) 282-7571.
‘Springtime in the Country’ an OLLI fund-raiser
OLLI (Osher Lifelong Learning Institute) presents “Springtime in the Country,” a Scholarship Fundraiser, at 2 p.m.. on Friday at the Clemenceau Building Auditorium, Cottonwood (corner of Mingus & Willard). All net proceeds will be donated to the OLLI Scholarship Fund, making classes available to lifelong learners who might otherwise be unable to participate.
The show tells about an Arizona family whose children leave home one by one.
The audience will enjoy songs of Willie Nelson, John Denver and Johnny Cash, as well as songs and dances from Lakota Indian Country, Mexico and Hawaii.
Tickets are $12 in advance ($15 day of event) and can be purchased at Jerona Café (across from Cottonwood Post Office) or at the OLLI Office, Yavapai College Clarkdale Campus.
For further details, please call (928) 649-5550 or 282-2044..
Call for Artists
White Hills Gallery is pleased to announce its next call for art: “Simply Black and White.”
This exhibit will bring art back to the basics, showcasing the classic attributes of art. All black and white work, with shades of gray, will be considered.
Eligible work can be from any medium, in any style, at any size. All work must be ready to hang or stand. Original ideas and concepts are encouraged. Submission deadline: March 10; Email or by appointment. For more information contact the gallery at (928) 274-7903 or
The Quarterly Meeting of the Verde Valley Homeless Coalition is Wednesday at 2 p.m. in the Verde Valley Guidance Clinic Community Room, 8 E. Cottonwood St. During the meeting they will discuss Supportive Housing and the solution it offers for our homeless neighbors in the Verde Valley. Guest speaker will be Charlene Flaherty, southwest director of Corporation for Supportive Housing.
Any questions or concerns, please contact Eliza Louden at email@example.com.
Movie Night at Unity
Unity of Sedona, 65 Deer Trail Drive, presents The Sacred Science at 7 p.m. during March’s Movie Night. Witness the story of eight brave souls as they leave the developed world behind in search of deeper answers. Living in seclusion for one month in the heart of the Amazon jungle, these men and women take part in the powerful healing practices of Peru’s indigenous medicine men, working with centuries-old plant remedies and spiritual disciplines.
Admission is $10 at the door. Call (928) 282-7181 for more information.
Preserving Historic Family Clothing
The Sedona Heritage Museum’s spring exhibit has inspired them to host workshops on how to care for your family’s historic textiles. The second of these will be held Saturday from 1 to 4 p.m. at the Museum and will focus on special and historic clothing care.
The fee is $10. The Sedona Heritage Museum is at 735 Jordan Road, Sedona. Call (928) 282-7038 or visit www.sedonamuseum.org.
Go to Customer Service Boot Camp
Cottonwood’s Business Assistance Center in partnership with Yavapai College will be presenting Customer Service Boot camp on Tuesday from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. at the Rec. Center in Cottonwood. Registration fee is $25 and includes all materials. There is a discounted registration fee for nonprofit organizations or for any organization sending three or more people.
The workshop is at the Cottonwood Recreation Center, 150 S. Sixth St., Cottonwood. To register call Andrea at 340-2740
Pine Shadows Golf Course, 1480 W. Groseta Ranch Road, Cottonwood, plays host to a golf tournament fund-raiser on Saturday starting at 8 a.m. Registration fee includes lunch. Register your team of four players before March 23 and save $20 on your team’s registration. Call Amy Bayless at (928) 639-0121 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.